Friday, January 29, 2010


How interesting, this rusted trunk, long buried and now thrust onto my path.
And do I dare to pull that magic ring;
to open and unveil
-- could it be treasure?
or something quite unwanted --
whatever's hiding there.
Perhaps it isn't even mine,
but someone else's long-dead dreams or fears discarded here,
alluring to the hopeful traveler
who wandered here in search of truth...
Or could it be Pandora's Box?
What to do, what to do...

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Maureen said...

Take the risk.

Dianna Woolley said...

This image is intriguing - so beautiful, it seems it couldn't have happened by chance. Your capture of the magic definitely wasn't by chance - you knew what you were doing!